CHICAGO (AP) — Two Californians face federal charges after allegedly freeing 2,000 minks from cages on an Illinois farm and spray-painting “Liberation is Love” on the side of a barn.
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CHICAGO (AP) — State numbers show the number of international visitors to Illinois last year grew by 3 percent, to 2.2 million.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Officials in the Peoria area say they’re trying to attract an Asian carp processing plant to central Illinois.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — An East St. Louis man has been ordered to spend 10 months in federal prison for stealing more than $25,000 in unemployment compensation.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois officials say consumers have until Aug. 1 to claim money they may have overpaid for computerized equipment containing DRAM, a type of electronic memory chip.
TOLONO, Ill. (AP) — As Illinois farmers work their way through the winter wheat harvest, many are finding the harsh winter was tough on their crops.
CHICAGO (AP) — A survey indicates thousands of same-sex couples are marrying in Illinois.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois Department of Natural Resources has hired just four of 53 new employees it says it needs to oversee a much praised compromise on regulating hydraulic fracturing.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Mississippi River is starting to go down in most places, but flood problems persist for a few unprotected communities.
CHICAGO (AP) — A new annual licensing fee for hospitals that’s taking effect in Illinois will finally fund a system for reporting medical errors that was established by state law back in 2005.